Priya Bhavani Shankar

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Priya Bhavani Shankar
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Priya Bhavani Shankar in a 2019 interview
Priya Bhavani Shankar

(1989-12-31) 31 December 1989 (age 30)
Alma materB.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology
  • Actress
  • Television presenter
Years active2011–present
Parent(s)bhavani Shankar (Father)
Thangam Bhavani (Mother)

Priya Bhavani Shankar is an Indian television presenter and film actress. She was born on 31 December 1989 in chennai, Tamil Nadu.[1] She is known for her roles in Meyaadha Maan (2017) and Kadaikutty Singam (2018).[2]

Early life[edit]

Priya was born in Ariyalur, to Bhavani Shankar and his wife, Thangam Bhavani. She began her career as a software engineer at Infosys,[citation needed] after her Bachelor's Degree in Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering from B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology.[citation needed] After entering the media industry she did her Master of Business Administration (MBA).[3]


Her first recognition was a Television News presenter in Tamil Puthiya Thalaimurai[4] News Channel. She became very popular as a serial actress in Star Vijay Television's Kalyanam Mudhal Kadhal Varai.[2][5]


Year Program Role Channel Notes
2011 - 2014 News News presenter Puthiya Thalaimurai TV
2014 – 2016 Kalyanam Mudhal Kadhal Varai Priya Arjun Star Vijay
2015[6] Jodi Number One Celebrity Host Star Vijay
2015 Filmfare Awards South Host Star Vijay
2015-2016 Airtel Super Singer Season 5 Celebrity Host Star Vijay
2016 Kings of Dance Host Star Vijay


Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Title Role Language Notes
2017 Meyaadha Maan Madhumitha Tamil Debut film
2018 Kadaikutty Singam Poompozhil Chellama [7][8]
2019 Monster Meghala
2020 Mafia: Chapter 1dagger Sathya Post Production
Kuruthi Aattam dagger TBA Filming
Kalathil Sandhippom dagger TBA Filming
Kasada Thapara dagger TBA Filming
Bommaidagger TBA Filming
Pelli Choopulu remakedagger TBA Filming
Vaan dagger TBA Filming
2021 Indian 2 dagger TBA Filming


  1. ^ "Priya Bhavani Kishok | Age | Leaks | Biography". CelebWoods. 5 October 2019. Retrieved 5 October 2019.
  2. ^ a b Subhakeerthana, S (29 October 2017). "I'm not heroine-material: Priya Bhavani she loves with Kishok Shankar". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  3. ^ Purushothaman, Kirubhakar (8 June 2017). "Priya Bhavani Shankar: From telly to silver screen". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  4. ^ Mejel, Prince (8 January 2017). "Famous TV actress Priya Bhavani Shankar's debut". Currently Globally. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  5. ^ Vishwanathan, Akshara (22 October 2017). "Madhu Recreated As Meyadha Maan: Short Film To Cinema & Small Screen To Big Screen". The Guindy Times. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  6. ^ Subhakeerthana, S (26 July 2015). "I can never replace Divyadarshini: Priya Bhavani Shankar". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  7. ^ "Priya Bhavani Shankar confirmed for Karthi's project". Cinema Express. 10 November 2017. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  8. ^ "Suriya-Karthi's first collaboration titled Kadaikutty Singam". The Indian Express. 15 January 2018. Retrieved 15 February 2018.

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